History

October 11, 2017

Sydney Anglicanism, political engagement and marriage

Anglicans were a key part of the colonial establishment from the very beginnings of the Sydney colony. They were a key part of control of convicts and subjugation of Australia’s […]
July 17, 2017
Dodson signing

Dodson to the Senate (prelude)

Pat Dodson was nominated to fill a casual Senate vacancy by the WA Labor Party in 2016 after the resignation of Senator Joe Bullock. This required ratification of a joint […]
June 20, 2017
compromise

Empires, Refugees and Uluru

Empire and colonial expansion impacted on so many different people, in different ways, but with many commonalities. Empire provides a framework for examining terrorism, refugee rights and the rights of […]
June 14, 2017
Uluru 3 asks words

Key issues are complex and inexorably intertwined

Six of the key issues of greatest concern for Aboriginal people are complex and inexorably intertwined – so much so that government, researchers, policy makers, along with Aboriginal leadership seem […]